About Robert

Hongbo Robert Bao's practice is concentrated in the formation and representation of domestic and international venture capital funds, including the representation of issuers and venture funds in public and private financing transactions.

At the University of California Hastings College of the Law, he was elected to the Order of the Coif and received the CALI Top Student awards for contract writing and IP concentration seminar. He was a member of Hastings Client Counseling Team and served as a board member of Hastings Chinese Law and Culture Society.


University of California, Hastings College of Law
JD, 2011, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif

University of Texas at Austin
PhD, 2008

Chinese Academy of Sciences
MS, 2003

Wuhan University
BS, 2000

Court admissions

US District Court for the Northern District of California

US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit